Mitsubishi Halts All SpaceJet Flying, Production Winding Down To Zero

Mitsubishi | June 02, 2020

The Mitsubishi Aircraft SpaceJet program has halted all flight testing worldwide and is winding down production to zero. The company said it must first meet cost targets and then work out a plan to get a type certificate (TC). Only after the regional jet is declared airworthy will the resumption of manufacturing be considered. Staffing at the home of the program in Nagoya, Japan, will be reduced, Mitsubishi Aircraft said, briefly outlining its plans to Aviation Daily.
Despite the retrenchment of development, Mitsubishi Aircraft majority owner Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) completed on June 1 its purchase of the Bombardier CRJ program, the likely foundation of future SpaceJet maintenance and marketing. The CRJ business is now called MHI RJ Aviation Group; it does not include CRJ manufacturing facilities.

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There is a need for dialogue between government regulators and the industry to address what the industry feels is excessive regulation. As the development of airport charges shows, the competitive nature of the industry may potentially allow for a level of self-regulation without government intervention. Developing good commercial relationships between the different players in the industry will support that.

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There is a need for dialogue between government regulators and the industry to address what the industry feels is excessive regulation. As the development of airport charges shows, the competitive nature of the industry may potentially allow for a level of self-regulation without government intervention. Developing good commercial relationships between the different players in the industry will support that.

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